Welcome to our new site!

It has taken some time, but we have finally upodated our website! We will try to keep this site updated with new tips and information. Thank you for visiting!

Ligntning problems.

A common problem during summer is lightning. A strike, even if it is several miles away it can still caused havoc to your electronics. Check out this picture of a network card that was unprotected during a thunderstorm.

Microsoft skipping Windows 9, releasing Windows 10 mid 2015.

Win 10 Start Menu The Windows 10 Start Menu

For those of you who have had a hard time with Windows 8, there is good news! Windows 10 is on the horizon. Microsoft released a technical preview of the upcoming Windows 10 and so far I can say that I am impressed. I won't go into much detail here, but one of the key things about Windows 10 is that the Start button is making a comeback (finally!) and it actually works! -Ross Read more about Windows 10 here

XP is officially retired as of April 8th 2014

Image Windows XPiration

Windows XP is 12 years old—that’s pretty old for an operating system. In the past 12 years you’ve probably gotten a new phone, maybe a new TV, and possibly even a new car. Maybe it’s time for a new PC too, Read more...

Protecting your PC against infection.

Win 10 Start Menu Don't let them fool you.

One of the most common jobs we do here at Echo Data are virus and malware removals. It can be very easy to get infected with junk just by clicking around. The best protection cannot be purchased, it must be learned. Knowing what is and is not a good link to click, or if the popup claiming you have infections is real or fake. Read more...